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  • Angiotensin II receptor antagonist [r]: Agents that antagonize angiotensin II type 1 receptor. Included are angiotensin II analogs such as saralasin and biphenylimidazoles such as losartan. Some are used as antihypertensive agents. [e]
  • Complement C1 inhibitor protein [r]: Serine protease inhibitor protein, the main function of which is the inhibition of the complement system to prevent spontaneous activation. [e]
  • Complement C1q [r]: Subcomponent of complement C1, composed of six copies of three polypeptide chains for attachment to the complement fixation sites of immunoglobulin. [e]
  • D-dimer [r]: A fibrin degradation product after coagulation. [e]
  • Edema [r]: Abnormal fluid accumulation in tissues or body cavities. [e]
  • Embolism and thrombosis [r]: Pathological conditions which are caused by the formation of a blood clot (thrombus) in a blood vessel, or by blocking of a blood vessel with an embolus, undissolved materials in the blood stream. [e]
  • Hypersensitivity [r]: In medicine, an altered reactivity to an antigen, which can result in pathologic reactions upon subsequent exposure to that particular antigen. [e]
  • Immediate hypersensitivity [r]: Humoral reaction, mediated by the circulating B lymphocytes, which causes any of three responses: anaphylactic, cytotoxic, and immune system hypersensitivity. [e]
  • Pharyngitis [r]: Inflammation of the mucous membranes lining the pharynx, tonsils, or larynx, caused by either viral or bacterial infections or environmental conditions. [e]
  • Tranexamic acid [r]: An antifibrinolytic hemostatic used in severe hemorrhage. [e]